2020 May North Carolina

You are invited to a mini-reunion hosted by Bob and Cathy Janis in Durham, NC from May 15-17 in 2020.

Note change in dates to avoid conflict with Memorial Day weekend. 

Potential activities include:

  • 4:30 PM Friday 5/15 Durham Bulls home game (extra credit if you remember the movie Bull Durham!)
  • Local visit on Saturday to Carolina Tiger Rescue (8 miles away, guided tour and education about rescue of big cats)
  • Full day field trip on Saturday to North Carolina Zoo (about an hour away, 1,600 animals, 2,600 acres, world's largest natural habitat zoo)
  • Self-guided visit to historic and quirky downtown Pittsboro
  • Saturday dinner at The Roost (pizza, wine, beer, and MUSIC)
  • Sunday brunch Chez Bob and Cathy
  • Local golf available about 10 miles away at Finley Course at UNC
  • Optional Monday visit and overnight stay in Pinehurst (an hour away)

Other travel info:

  • Closest airport is Raleigh-Durham (RDU), about 45 minutes from the Janis home
  • Lodging available at Hyatt Place Southern Village, 9 miles away, about $118 per night
  • Premium lodging available at The Fearrington Inn (Relaix and Chateau) for $295 per night
  • Airbnb has properties in nearby Pittsboro, including some 2-3 bedroom houses

Contact Bob Janis (chateaubob@outlook.com) for lodging options, questions, or to let him know that you are interested in coming